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« on: July 20, 2011 11:35:28 AM »

I decided it was time to make something special for my little buddy and I had just purchased the size S hook so I made him a comfy little basket style bed.

Before I even tied the walls up he was in it for the afternoon nap.

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« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2011 11:45:55 AM »

ah so sweet...i have always loved little gray kitties! (if i wasnt allergic i would have one myself!) looks so comfy in there curled up  Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: July 20, 2011 11:46:45 AM »

Cute! I love the colors.

And my cat is wayyy too fat to fit in that, haha. But I did make him a crochet pet bed last week, so he's happy. Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2011 01:13:57 AM »

Your kitty looks so happy! Did you follow a pattern or make it up as you went?

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« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2011 11:23:13 AM »

....and how many strands held together?  Did you use three strands of yarn?

It's a really cute bed and sweeeet lil kitty!  Your cat looks so small compared to mine, is he a kitten? 

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« Reply #5 on: July 21, 2011 10:26:48 PM »

Thank You for the kind comments. Smiley

    The pics are deceiving, he is actually 13 yrs old and a bit on the tall/lanky side. The bed measures 15" across and 5" high it was made with an S hook with 3 strands of Lions Hometown USA super bulky yarn. I didn't use a pattern just used the standard increase used in hats to the desired size base and then made the sides by stopping the increases. When I noticed the walls didn't stand up very straight I took one strand and wove it into the wall and tied it tight into the bow to add the stability.

   He only slept in it the first day I made it, now it is old and passe I guess, cats can be fickle! =)

« Reply #6 on: July 22, 2011 01:06:20 AM »

thats so cute, it looks so comfy!

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« Reply #7 on: July 27, 2011 02:44:28 AM »

Good looking big hook crochet project! Maybe if you turned it upside down, your kitty will want to explore a "cave"Huh


« Reply #8 on: July 27, 2011 10:21:23 AM »

Awww! Lucky kitty.
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